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Wrong syntax in update.Date() crashes R #270

huftis opened this Issue Oct 21, 2014 · 1 comment


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huftis commented Oct 21, 2014

The following crashes (!) R:

update(mydate, 1)

It is of course the wrong syntax (it should be, e.g., update(mydate, days=1)). But still, it should return an error message, not crash R.

Package: lubridate
Version: 1.3.3
Maintainer: Garrett Grolemund
Built: R 3.1.1; x86_64-w64-mingw32; 2014-08-19 22:35:44 UTC; windows

R Version:
platform = x86_64-w64-mingw32
arch = x86_64
os = mingw32
system = x86_64, mingw32
status =
major = 3
minor = 1.1
year = 2014
month = 07
day = 10
svn rev = 66115
language = R
version.string = R version 3.1.1 (2014-07-10)
nickname = Sock it to Me

Windows 7 x64 (build 7601) Service Pack 1


Search Path:
.GlobalEnv, package:lubridate, package:stats, package:graphics,
package:grDevices, package:utils, package:datasets, package:methods,
Autoloads, package:base

@vspinu vspinu closed this in c11cbfe Dec 13, 2014


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vspinu Dec 13, 2014


We were not checking for for validity of POSIXlt names before screwing the lt object. Thanks.


vspinu commented Dec 13, 2014

We were not checking for for validity of POSIXlt names before screwing the lt object. Thanks.

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